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NC State Soil Science in the Community: The Dan River Coal Ash Spill in North Carolina

Back in February of 2014, you may have heard about a disaster occurring near Eden, North Carolina: A storm water drainage pipe leading into the Dan River collapsed, dumping 30,000 tons of coal ash into the river. Three years later, NC State soil scientists have helped the community gain some peace of mind through a[…] Read More